Tag Archives: Thames

Onwards to Oxford (1)

In years to come I will be able to boast that I went to Oxford, although not to be educated, but more to have a look around, I had the idea awhile ago, but the logistics were somewhat beyond me, … Continue reading

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Photo Essay: The Navigators

In 2008 when I was in London one of the places I passed through was Hays Galleria, a re-imagined development that is on the site of the former Hay’s Wharf.  It is not the sort of place that interests me, … Continue reading

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Going to see the RMS

When  it was announced that the RMS St Helena would be calling in London and berthing alongside HMS Belfast my first thought was: “Who do I know in London who could get me some pics?” and my second was: “I … Continue reading

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Heading to Reading

This fine morning I grabbed my gear and headed out to Reading. My recent trips to that city en-route to elsewhere made me curious about what I could see, and to be honest I was pleasantly surprised.  On my list … Continue reading

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Preserved ships: Steam Tug Challenge.

One of the more interesting ships in Southampton is the steam tug Challenge; that made its home in the port after the Maritime Festival in May.  The first glimpse I had of her was while she was moving prior to … Continue reading

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